September 12, 1940 – Landeshut, Germany
February 17, 2014 – Calgary, Alberta
Herbert Huebner, beloved husband of Renate Huebner of Chestermere, passed away on Monday, February 17, 2014 at the age of 73 years surrounded by his loving family. Herb was an inspiration to all those who knew him, always making everyone smile. He was and he will remain a source of strength to his family and friends. Along with his amazing ability to see the positive in any situation, he had words of wisdom and sound advice that served us all well. Herb was a proud Opa to all of his grandchildren. Besides his wife Renate, Herbert is survived by his daughters and son; Ingrid, Herb Jr, Monica and Elke (Dave) Claughton; his loving grandchildren, Sarah, Jordan and Josie; as well as brothers Reinhart and Wolfgang, sisters Lene and Anna. Herb was predeceased by his son Werner and grandsons Scott, Cory and Stephen as well as his sister Margot. Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY'S Chapel of the Bells (2720 Centre Street North) on Tuesday, February 25, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. Graveside Service to follow at Queen's Park Cemetery. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Canadian Cancer Society, 200 – 325 Manning Road N.E., Calgary, AB T2E 2P5 (Telephone 403-205-3966, email email@example.com). In living memory of Herbert Huebner, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park.
Published in The Calgary Herald from Feb. 21 to Feb. 22, 2014